the firm's post-grant practitioners are some of the most experienced in the country.

J. Derek  Mason, Ph.D., CLP
Jianping (James)  Wu
John F. Presper
Thomas M. Cunningham, Ph.D.
Alec M. Royka
Alexander B. Englehart
Tia D. Fenton
Daniel J. Pereira, Ph.D.
Christopher  Ricciuti
James R. Love
Robert T. Pous
Ryan W. Smith
Stephen G. Baxter, Ph.D.
Richard D. Kelly
Steven B. Chang
Andrew M. Ollis
Kevin Ross  Davis
John  Sipos
Yuanyi (Alex) Zhang, Ph.D.
Bogdan A. Zinchenko
Sameer  Gokhale
Aldo  Martinez
Chika (Teranishi) Iitoyo
Tao  Feng, Ph.D.
Eckhard H. Kuesters
Robert  Tarcu
Yorikatsu  Hohokabe, Ph.D.
Akihiro  Yamazaki
Nicholas  Rosa, Ph.D.
John S. Kern
Kasumi  Kanetaka
Carl E. Schlier
Grace E. Kim
Jenchieh (Joseph) Yuan
Robert W. Downs
Kevin L. Hartman, Ph.D.
Long  Phan, Ph.D.
Elissa L. Sanford
Philippe J.C. Signore, Ph.D.
Jeffrey B. McIntyre
Kurt M. Berger, Ph.D.
Diane  Jones
Derek  Lightner, Ph.D.
Yuki  Onoe
Brian B. Darville
Christopher I. Donahue
Colin B. Harris
Dale M. Shaw
Kevin M. McKinley
Arthur I. Neustadt
Frank J. West
Marina I. Miller, Ph.D.
Charles L. Gholz
Jay E. Rowe, Jr., Ph.D.
Stefan Uwe  Koschmieder, Ph.D.
David M. Longo, Ph.D.
Craig R. Feinberg
Norman F. Oblon
Edwin D. Garlepp
Teddy S. Gron
Eric W. Schweibenz

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Fast Facts

About Our

Law Firm

About Our Law Firm

Headquartered within steps of the USPTO with an affiliate office in Tokyo, Oblon is one of the largest law firms in the United States focused exclusively on intellectual property law.

Get to know our

History

Get to know our History

1968
Norman Oblon with Stanley Fisher and Marvin Spivak launched what was to become Oblon, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt, LLP, one of the nation's leading full-service intellectual property law firms.

Our Local and

Global Reach

Our Local and Global Reach

Outside the US, we service companies based in Japan, France, Germany, Italy, Saudi Arabia, and farther corners of the world. Our culturally aware attorneys speak many languages, including Japanese, French, German, Mandarin, Korean, Russian, Arabic, Farsi, Chinese.

A few of our

ACCOLADES

A few of our ACCOLADES

Oblon's professionals provide industry-leading IP legal services to many of the world's most admired innovators and brands.

OPPORTUNITIES FOR YOUR

Career

OPPORTUNITIES FOR YOUR Career

From the minute you walk through our doors, you'll become a valuable part of a team that fosters a culture of innovation, client service and collegiality.

A few ways to

GET In Touch

A few ways to GET In Touch
US Office

Telephone: 703-413-3000
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Tokyo Office

Telephone: +81-3-6212-0550
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Downloadable

Patent Forms

Downloadable Patent Forms

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) issued final rules implementing the inventor's oath or declaration provisions of the America Invents Act (AIA) on August 14, 2012.